Aspen Lands Advisory

Our Vancouver Island office offers economic development consultation based on over 30 years of experience in the industry with a focus on tourism and agriculture.

HM Consulting

Investment Consulting Associates

who we are - Associate Team

Located in Northern BC a team of experienced economic developers use their expert knowledge in the industry to develop strategies and programs with a focus on rural, northern communities.

Dale has almost 30 years of economic development experience. Starting out as an economic development officer in a rural BC community he received a number of awards including for his economic development website, community profile and investment attraction marketing. From there Dale moved on to Chilliwack, BC, with a population base of 80,000, where he was Director of Economic Development for the Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation. Dale worked to make Chilliwack one of the leading economic development communities in BC. In 2000 he was awarded the province's Economic Developer of the Year.Seven years ago Dale co-founded EDCD Consulting and focused on working with communities throughout Western Canada. His work includes business retention & expansion, economic development strategies and investment attraction. He is in demand as a speaker on various economic development topics. His presentation style is one that combines humour with simplicity for understanding complex issues.

A global management advisory firm based in Amsterdam and Boston specializing in corporate location advisory, supply chain management, market entry, incentives advisory, free zone development, economic development strategies, investment promotion strategies, FDI advisory and training & seminars.

Colleen Bond is a certified Economic Developer with over 25 years of economic development experience. She has extensive knowledge in building economic development programs for business retention and expansion, business attraction and foreign investment attraction.  Colleen has worked from grassroots to government organizations in a variety of community development and capacity building roles earning awards along with way.  Colleen has worked with various agencies on the process of introducing and developing the Economic Development Recovery Program that has provided assistance to communities impacted through natural or man-made economic disasters in BC and Alberta and as far away as the US Virgin Islands. She was involved in assisting ten different communities in Alberta impacted by the devastating floods of 2013 and was an editor and contributor to the “The Recovery and Resiliency Roadmap:  A Toolkit for Economic Preparedness”.  

who we are - Partners

Located in Kelowna the Aspen Team are experts in Rural Dividend Fund Initiatives, Land Evaluation, Design, Site Plans, Costings and Development.

Millar Consulting

Colleen Bond

Dale Wheeldon